The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 459 472 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.00% 5.06% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 6.42% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 308 320
Median daily rate £420 £405 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
Median hourly rate £20.18 £34.75 £31.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.94% +10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £12.35 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.91 £51.50 £86.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £28.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-15.17% -5.08%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7350 7351 6750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.07% 78.76% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4509 4157 3769
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 268 282
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire 0 103 £350 -12.50% 9
Berkshire +3 102 £425 +6.25% 17
Buckinghamshire +13 78 £415 +3.75% 6
Surrey -6 61 £470 +6.81% 13
Oxfordshire +8 51 £388 -13.88% 7
West Sussex -30 32 £430 +6.17% 7
Kent -9 14 £500 +42.85% 1
Sussex 0 4 - -
East Sussex -2 4 £445 +18.60% 3
Middlesex -5 3 £650 +62.50%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 524 (58.35%) Project Management
2 280 (31.18%) Finance
3 215 (23.94%) ITIL
3 215 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 172 (19.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 140 (15.59%) MS Excel
7 138 (15.37%) Microsoft
8 134 (14.92%) MS Project
9 127 (14.14%) Telecoms
10 125 (13.92%) Security Cleared
11 118 (13.14%) PMI Certification
12 103 (11.47%) SC Cleared
13 98 (10.91%) Programme Management
14 97 (10.80%) PMP
15 87 (9.69%) Change Management
16 84 (9.35%) MS Office
17 81 (9.02%) Degree
18 80 (8.91%) Migration
19 78 (8.69%) Waterfall
20 74 (8.24%) ITIL V3
21 73 (8.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 65 (7.24%) Project Planning
23 58 (6.46%) Data Centre
24 56 (6.24%) Service Management
25 55 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
26 54 (6.01%) Oracle
27 53 (5.90%) Change Control
28 52 (5.79%) Business Analysis
29 51 (5.68%) Risk Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.11%) MS Project Server
3 7 (0.78%) IIS
4 5 (0.56%) CMS
4 5 (0.56%) SAS
5 4 (0.45%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.33%) Confluence
6 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.22%) JBoss
8 1 (0.11%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.11%) nginx
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 140 (15.59%) MS Excel
2 134 (14.92%) MS Project
3 84 (9.35%) MS Office
4 39 (4.34%) MS Visio
5 30 (3.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.67%) Primavera
4 5 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
4 5 (0.56%) Maximo
4 5 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.56%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.11%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.79%) Office 365
2 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.56%) SaaS
4 3 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.56%) LAN
1 23 (2.56%) WAN
2 19 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (1.67%) LTE
4 14 (1.56%) Firewall
5 12 (1.34%) VPN
6 10 (1.11%) Internet
6 10 (1.11%) Network Security
6 10 (1.11%) VoLTE
7 9 (1.00%) MPLS
7 9 (1.00%) SAN
8 8 (0.89%) SDH
8 8 (0.89%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.78%) Wireless
10 6 (0.67%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.56%) Radio Access Network
12 4 (0.45%) ATM
12 4 (0.45%) GSM
12 4 (0.45%) PSTN
12 4 (0.45%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (0.89%) Big Data
4 6 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.45%) MS Access
7 3 (0.33%) DataStage
7 3 (0.33%) DB2
7 3 (0.33%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (0.33%) MySQL
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.33%) QualityStage
7 3 (0.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.22%) EDMS
8 2 (0.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (2.00%) JIRA
2 3 (0.33%) CaliberRM
2 3 (0.33%) Introscope
2 3 (0.33%) JProfiler
2 3 (0.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (0.33%) RequisitePro
2 3 (0.33%) Toad
3 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.22%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.22%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.11%) ERwin
4 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.11%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.11%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
4 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.11%) Xcode
General
1 280 (31.18%) Finance
2 127 (14.14%) Telecoms
3 41 (4.57%) Retail
4 32 (3.56%) Banking
5 27 (3.01%) Marketing
6 14 (1.56%) Publishing
7 13 (1.45%) Automotive
7 13 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.34%) Local Government
9 10 (1.11%) Electronics
10 9 (1.00%) Legal
11 8 (0.89%) Billing
11 8 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.67%) Advertising
12 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.56%) Front Office
14 4 (0.45%) Back Office
14 4 (0.45%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 530 (59.02%) Project Manager
2 126 (14.03%) Analyst
3 78 (8.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 76 (8.46%) IT Manager
5 73 (8.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 71 (7.91%) Senior Manager
7 68 (7.57%) Senior Project Manager
8 67 (7.46%) IT Project Manager
9 65 (7.24%) Business Analyst
10 40 (4.45%) Coordinator
11 34 (3.79%) Technical Manager
12 31 (3.45%) Programme Manager
13 30 (3.34%) Technical Project Manager
14 28 (3.12%) Security Manager
15 27 (3.01%) SC Cleared Project Manager
15 27 (3.01%) Service Manager
16 26 (2.90%) Digital Project Manager
16 26 (2.90%) Security Project Manager
17 25 (2.78%) Junior
17 25 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.45%) .NET
2 7 (0.78%) Middleware
2 7 (0.78%) Web Services
3 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.33%) CSS
4 3 (0.33%) Flash
4 3 (0.33%) J2EE
5 2 (0.22%) JDBC
5 2 (0.22%) jQuery
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.11%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (0.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.11%) Java EE
6 1 (0.11%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.11%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.11%) RESTful
6 1 (0.11%) Spring
6 1 (0.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.46%) Data Centre
2 55 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.67%) PMI
5 29 (3.23%) NHS
6 23 (2.56%) Smart Meter
7 19 (2.12%) PKI
8 18 (2.00%) Cryptography
9 15 (1.67%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.11%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.78%) Informatics
12 7 (0.78%) Life Science
12 7 (0.78%) Smartcard
13 6 (0.67%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.67%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.56%) Clustering
14 5 (0.56%) iSeries
14 5 (0.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 46 (5.12%) Windows
2 25 (2.78%) Linux
3 12 (1.34%) Unix
3 12 (1.34%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.00%) AIX
5 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.67%) Solaris
6 6 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.22%) Android
9 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (58.35%) Project Management
2 215 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (23.94%) ITIL
3 196 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (10.91%) Programme Management
5 87 (9.69%) Change Management
6 80 (8.91%) Migration
7 78 (8.69%) Waterfall
8 74 (8.24%) ITIL V3
9 65 (7.24%) Project Planning
10 56 (6.24%) Service Management
11 53 (5.90%) Change Control
12 52 (5.79%) Business Analysis
13 51 (5.68%) Risk Management
14 42 (4.68%) ERP
14 42 (4.68%) PRINCE
15 41 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (4.57%) Service Delivery
16 40 (4.45%) Scrum
17 39 (4.34%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (3.67%) SQL
2 22 (2.45%) Java
3 14 (1.56%) C
4 6 (0.67%) C#
4 6 (0.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (0.67%) VB
5 3 (0.33%) C++
5 3 (0.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.22%) PHP
7 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.11%) VBA
7 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 172 (19.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 125 (13.92%) Security Cleared
3 118 (13.14%) PMI Certification
4 103 (11.47%) SC Cleared
5 97 (10.80%) PMP
6 81 (9.02%) Degree
7 73 (8.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 31 (3.45%) DV Cleared
9 30 (3.34%) APMP
10 25 (2.78%) ISEB
11 11 (1.22%) CISSP
12 10 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.11%) CISM
13 8 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.78%) CAPM
14 7 (0.78%) CISA
14 7 (0.78%) IISP
14 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.67%) CITP
15 6 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.45%) QA
2 13 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.00%) COBIT
6 9 (1.00%) PMBOK
6 9 (1.00%) SLA
7 7 (0.78%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (0.78%) ISO 9000
7 7 (0.78%) ISO27005
8 5 (0.56%) FATCA
8 5 (0.56%) MiFID
8 5 (0.56%) P3O
9 4 (0.45%) GxP
10 3 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.33%) GAAP
10 3 (0.33%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 20 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.78%) XenApp
3 7 (0.78%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.33%) vSphere
6 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (0.89%) SCCM
2 6 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.33%) nmon
3 3 (0.33%) SCOM
4 2 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.22%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.11%) DameWare
Vendors
1 138 (15.37%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.01%) Oracle
3 40 (4.45%) SAP
4 32 (3.56%) Cisco
5 28 (3.12%) VMware
6 21 (2.34%) Citrix
7 18 (2.00%) Ericsson
8 17 (1.89%) Amdocs
9 16 (1.78%) HP
10 14 (1.56%) IFS
10 14 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.45%) IBM
11 13 (1.45%) Remedy
12 10 (1.11%) CheckPoint
13 7 (0.78%) ArcSight
13 7 (0.78%) Barracuda Networks
13 7 (0.78%) Intel Security
13 7 (0.78%) Qualys
13 7 (0.78%) Tripwire
14 6 (0.67%) Juniper
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